By Elective Category (primarily for majors)

IDAAS Core Courses

  • ASAM 090. Asian American and Multiracial Community Studies.
  • ASAM 115. Theory and Methods.
  • ASAM 125. Introduction to Asian American History, 1850-Present.
  • ASAM 150/SOC 150. Contemporary Asian American Issues.
  • ASAM 190F PO. Asian American Studies Senior Seminar.
  • ASAM 191PO. Asian American Studies Senior Thesis.

IDAAS Elective Courses

  • ASAM 022. Healing Justice.
  • ASAM 101. Introduction to Asian American Studies.
  • ASAM 102. Social Responsibility Praxis.
  • ASAM 197. Special Topics in Asian American Studies.

ELECTIVE CATEGORIES:

1.   ASAM Social Sciences Courses

  • AMST 128. Race, Space, and Difference.
  • ASAM 082. Racial Politics of Teaching.
  • ASAM 084. Nonviolent Social Change.
  • ASAM 085. Health Inequities: Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
  • ASAM 094. Community Health.
  • ASAM 095. Asian Americans and Non-Profits.
  • ASAM 103. Asian American Voices.
  • ASAM 104. Asian American Foodways.
  • ASAM 111. Pacific Islanders and Education.
  • ASAM 111. Asian Americans and Education.
  • ASAM 135. Race, Empire, Filipinx America.
  • ASAM 160. Asian American Women’s Experiences.
  • ASAM 179B. Asian Americans and the Law
  • ASAM 188. Decolonizing Education.
  • EA 86. Environmental Justice.
  • POLI 118. Politics, Economics, and Culture of Korea.
  • POLI 127AA. Politics and Public Policy of Asian Communities in the United States.
  • PSYC 153AA. Introduction to Asian American Psychology.
  • PSYC 155. Seminar in Ethnic Minority Psychology and Mental Health.
  • SOC 073. Asians in America: Model Minority and Perpetual Foreigner.
  • SOC 095. Contemporary Central Asia.
  • SOC 124AA. Global Asia/Asian America.

2.   ASAM Humanities Courses

  • AMST 110. Migrant Memoir.
  • ASAM 022. Healing Justice.
  • ASAM 077. Tattoos in American Popular Culture.
  • ASAM 086. Social Documentation and Asian Americans.
  • ASAM 105. Zines, Creativity, Community.
  • ASAM 106 SC. Asian American Literature.
  • ASAM 112. Asian American Literature: Racial Form, Aesthetics, and Politics.
  • ASAM 122. Diasporic Asian/American Popular Cultures: South & Southeast Asia.
  • ASAM 130. Science, Technology, Asian America.
  • ASAM 134. South Asian American Experiences.
  • ASAM 171. Visual Culture at the Margins.
  • ASAM 175. Asian American Comics: Racial Politics.
  • ASAM 179a. Asian American Cultural Politics: Hip Hop.
  • ASAM 179D. Mixed Race Experience.
  • ASAM 179E. Asian/Americans and Popular Culture.
  • ASAM 187 (Spring 2013). Arts, Activism, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
  • ASAM 187 (Spring 2009). Art, Activism, and Asian American Social Movements.
  • ASAM 189A (Fall 2019). Music in Asian America.
  • ASAM 189HIST. Globalization and Oceania: Hawai’i and Tonga.
  • ASAM 197 (Spring 2010). Asian American Labor.
  • ASAM 197 (Spring 2011). Queering Asian America.
  • ASAM 197 (Spring 2012). Contemporary Asian American Media.
  • ENGL 161. The Futures of Asian/America.
  • ENGL 180. Asian American Fiction.
  • JPNT 177. Japanese and Japanese American Women Writers.
  • JPNT 178. Japanese and Japanese American Autobiography.
  • MS 100AA. Asian Americans in Media.
  • MS 101PZ. Asian American Media in Communities.
  • MUS 126. Music in East Asia and its American Diasporas.
  • THEA 001G. Acting for Social Change.
  • THEA 115M. Race and Contemporary Performance.
  • THEA 115N. Staging Our Stories: Contemporary Asian American Drama.
  • THEA 130. Introduction to Directing.

3.   ASAM Gender and Sexuality Courses

  • ANTH 088. China: Gender, Cosmology, State.
  • ASAM 077B: Aesthetics, Culture, and Pasts in the United States.
  • ASAM 105. Zines, Creativity, Community.
  • ASAM 105B. Zines in the Asian Diaspora.
  • ASAM 120. Sex Work in the Philippines, Korea, Vietnam, and U.S.: Race, Gender, Nation.
  • ASAM 128. Body Art in the Diaspora.
  • ASAM 145. Asian North American Women Writers: Colonial Legacies.
  • ASAM 160. Asian American Women’s Experiences.
  • ASAM 175. Asian American Comics: Racial Politics.
  • ASAM 197 (Spring 2011). Queering Asian America.
  • ENGL 162. Asian American Literature: Gender and Sexuality.
  • FGSS 188E. The Queer Transpacific: Sinophone Cultures and Race/Ethnicity in Asian America.
  • JPNT 177. Japanese and Japanese American Women Writers.
  • JPNT 178. Japanese and Japanese American Autobiography.
  • MS 80AA. Video and Diversity.
  • MS 100AA. Asian Americans in Media.

4.   Comparative Ethnic Studies Courses (Comparative ethnic studies course as approved by your advisor or cross-listed in IDBS, or IDCS)

  • AMST 110. Migrant Memoir.
  • AMST 128. Race, Space, and Difference.
  • ASAM 077. Tattoos in American Popular Culture.
  • ASAM 077B: Aesthetics, Culture, and Pasts in the United States.
  • ASAM 082. Racial Politics of Teaching.
  • ASAM 084. Nonviolent Social Change.
  • ASAM 111. Pacific Islanders and Education.
  • ASAM 112. Asian American Literature: Racial Form, Aesthetics, and Politics.
  • ASAM 171. Visual Culture at the Margins.
  • ASAM 179C HM. Beaches, Bikinis, and Bombs: Race & U.S. Empire in the Pacific Islands.
  • ASAM 179D. Mixed Race Experience.
  • ASAM 188. Decolonizing Education.
  • ASAM 189A (Fall 2019). Music in Asian America.
  • MS 80AA. Video and Diversity.
  • POLI 128. Race and American Capitalism.
  • PSYC 155. Seminar in Ethnic Minority Psychology and Mental Health
  • SOC 073. Asians in America: Model Minority and Perpetual Foreigner.

5.   Courses related to Asia and Migration, Globalization and/or Imperialism

  • ANTH 088. China: Gender, Cosmology, State.
  • ASAM 104. Asian American Foodways.
  • ASAM 105B. Zines in the Asian Diaspora.
  • ASAM 106 SC. Asian American Literature.
  • ASAM 120. Sex Work in the Philippines, Korea, Vietnam, and U.S.: Race, Gender, Nation.
  • ASAM 122. Diasporic Asian/American Popular Cultures: South & Southeast Asia.
  • ASAM 128. Body Art in the Diaspora.
  • ASAM 130. Science, Technology, Asian America.
  • ASAM 135. Race, Empire, Filipina/o America.
  • ASAM 145. Asian North American Women Writers: Colonial Legacies.
  • ASAM 179C HM. Beaches, Bikinis, and Bombs: Race & U.S. Empire in the Pacific Islands.
  • ASAM 189HIST. Globalization and Oceania: Hawai’i and Tonga.
  • ASAM 197 (Spring 2010). Asian American Labor.
  • FGSS 188E. The Queer Transpacific: Sinophone Cultures and Race/Ethnicity in Asian America.
  • HIST 134. Empire and Sexuality.
  • IIS 128. The War on Terror.
  • POLI 118. Politics, Economics, and Culture of Korea.
  • SOC 095. Contemporary Central Asia.
  • SOC 124AA. Global Asia/Asian America.
  • SOC 126AA. Immigration and the Second Generation.
  • THEA 130. Introduction to Directing.